#42dcec Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dcec is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 92.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72% cyan, 6.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 185.6 degrees, a saturation of 81.7% and a lightness of 59.2%. #42dcec color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b9d9. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#42dcec color description : Bright cyan.

#42dcec Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dcec has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:236 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 4381932.

Hex triplet 42dcec #42dcec
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 236 rgb(66,220,236)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 92.5 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,92.5%)
CMYK 72, 7, 0, 7
HSL 185.6°, 81.7, 59.2 hsl(185.6,81.7%,59.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 185.6°, 72, 92.5
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 80.959, -34.161, -19.379
XYZ 42.976, 58.397, 88.359
xyY 0.227, 0.308, 58.397
CIE-LCH 80.959, 39.275, 209.565
CIE-LUV 80.959, -55.414, -25.726
Hunter-Lab 76.418, -33.346, -15.062
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 11101100

Color Schemes with #42dcec

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Alternatives to #42dcec

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#42dcec Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dcec

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dcec;}
.background {background-color:#42dcec;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dcec;}

Shades and Tints of #42dcec

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #010607 is the darkest color, while #f4fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dcec

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #929b9c is the less saturated color, while #32e9fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dcec is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #b0b0b0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9ab9bc Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c8cae1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c8c7f5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4cdded Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97d0e5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #97cff1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #48dded Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population